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02 Aug, 2018Clean & Green: Chemistry for a Sustainable Future


Two global forces are at odds today – the push for “greener” processes and the demand for lower prices for prescription drugs and materials. Governments and corporations across the globe are adopting policy initiatives and driving scientific innovations to promote sustainable technologies, resulting in an explosion of discoveries based on both chemical- and biocatalytic transformations.

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24 Jul, 2018A.I. – Elevating the Computing Power of Scientists and Companies


AI’s use in drug discovery is beginning to gain momentum, as seen by the number of large pharmas are already working with smaller AI-based biotechs. Though the term “AI” can carry certain mixed perceptions, scientists within pharma and biotech are starting to realize that AI is poised to make the human element more effective.

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16 Jul, 201810 MUST-Follow Scientific Twitter and Instagram Accounts


Looking to add some scientific content to your day-to-day social media scrolling? We’ve scoured the Internet to bring you Twitter and Instagram accounts that will keep you up to the minute on pharma and biotech events, novel discoveries and new ideas. 

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23 Apr, 2018The Threat of a Black Market Within the Market: The Hidden Risks of Sourcing Human Biological Samples


The direct and indirect impact of sourcing human biological samples present serious risks for the scientific research community. Through Compli™ -a governance process that provides standardization, transparency and ensures ethical sourcing through one single service- researchers can now mitigate risk and reduce overhead while implementing a formal compliance process.

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05 Mar, 2018Tech Snapshot™: Tracking the Digital Transformation in the Life Sciences


A few readers of this blog series might recall the thrill of operating the so-called Genetics Computing Group “Wisconsin Package” running on the OpenVMS operating system. Subsequently, its GUI SeqWeb became a precursor to today’s cloud computing concept.

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